Eugenia rated by ArtisTree Plantopinions experts

"I admire Eugenia, but there always seems to be one or two in a hedge that never look good. Do they not do well in Sarasota? I live in Lakewood Ranch." -- Tony D. Ah, a good observation. Eugenia shrubs in Sarasota would enjoy a stellar reputation if it weren’t…

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Sarasota landscape trends

Sarasota Landscape Trends: Should You Care?

Landscape trends are a tough concept to embrace if you live in a Sarasota HOA community. For instance, if your homeowner’s association has a pre-approved plant and tree list, you’ll have a hard time introducing a new “trendy” option you’ve read about in a national garden magazine. One such publication…

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Florida thatch palms

Florida Thatch Palms Match Sarasota’s Coastal Vibe

Florida thatch palms create an instant beachy feel with their soft windswept look. Because of their small stature and slim trunks, they're a perfect tropical choice for small spaces. A Florida thatch palm adds coastal flair to this Bird Key residence in Sarasota. Also known as Thrinax radiata, this hardy…

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ArtisTree Sunpatiens

ArtisTree Plantopinions: Sunpatiens & Alyssum

"I was just curious if your ArtisTree Plantopinions experts have a personal favorite for white fall annuals here in the Sarasota area. We're looking for something we can enjoy through March or so.” – S.W, Siesta Key We posed this homeowner's question to five different ArtisTree Plantopinions experts, expecting five…

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Florida fall annuals

Florida Fall Annuals: Make the White Choice.

Florida fall annuals abound in every color. But if you’re looking for a color that goes with just about anything, you’ve come to the white place. ArtisTree Landscape brings you four top choices that thrive throughout the Sarasota and Venice area. Take your pick! Sweet Alyssum Sweet Alyssum captivates with…

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